- Centre for Decision Research
Being in debt can be an emotional process, meaning support for those in debt should not only look to provide practical financial management advice but also provide the tools to help those in debt develop emotional resiliency.
In this video blog, Dr Simon McNair summarises the findings of his three-year Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellowship. Simon worked in partnership with Citizens Advice in Leeds and Bradford to develop the Money Worries booklet. This booklet aims to teach people simple and effective psychological coping skills in areas such as stress management, self-efficacy, and emotional control in an attempt to mitigate the kinds of psychological barriers that may otherwise undermine the effectiveness of other, practical financial guidance people receive from debt advisors.
Download a free copy of the Money Worries advice booklet: http://bit.ly/money_worries
If you would like to get in touch regarding any of these blog entries, or are interested in contributing to the blog, please contact:
Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgPhone: +44 (0)113 343 8754
Click here to view our privacy statement. You can repost this blog article, following the terms listed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International licence.
The views expressed in this article are those of the author and may not reflect the views of Leeds University Business School or the University of Leeds.